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Finance Manager - Group

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This role offers an exciting opportunity to work within a finance team with a client business focus, providing quality services in financial and management accounting, taxation, fixed assets, budgets and forecasting. The successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation of monthly management accounts, liaising with external auditors during year-end audits, managing and maintaining fixed asset registers, and assisting with the compilation of annual budgets. This role requires a proactive individual who can work confidently and effectively without direct supervision.

What you'll do: As a Finance Manager, you will play a pivotal role in the financial operations of our client's business. You will be responsible for preparing monthly management accounts, providing insightful analysis on financial performance, ensuring accurate and timely reporting, and liaising with various entities regarding financial matters. Your role will also involve managing insurance claims/renewals, producing year-end financial accounts, ensuring compliance with statutory returns, managing fixed assets, and fostering collaborative relationships with business unit leaders. Your proactive approach and ability to work independently will be key to your success in this role.

  • Prepare monthly management accounts for pharmacy entities
  • Provide analysis and commercially sound commentary on the monthly financial performance of pharmacy entities
  • Complete monthly account reconciliations
  • Ensure processes are in place for accurate and timely monthly reporting
  • Liaise with pharmacy entities regarding financial issues
  • Manage insurance claims/renewals
  • Produce and analyse year-end financial accounts
  • Ensure statutory returns are completed and deadlines met
  • Manage and maintain fixed asset registers for pharmacy entities
  • Develop collaborative relationships with business unit leaders for planning

What you bring: The ideal candidate for the Finance Manager position brings a wealth of skills and qualifications. You have tertiary education and are studying towards a professional qualification or are an Associate Chartered Accountant. You have at least two years of commercial experience at an accounts assistant level. Your expertise extends to participating in meetings and presenting findings to different business teams, using Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel, and IT accounting systems. You are adept at writing and presenting financial proposals based on sound business data and initiating and implementing financial strategies. Your highly developed analytical skills, detail-oriented approach, and results-driven attitude set you apart.

  • Tertiary education and studying towards a professional qualification or Associate Chartered Accountant
  • At least two years commercial experience in accounts assistant level at least
  • Experience participating in meetings and presenting findings to different business teams
  • Expert user of the Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel
  • Knowledge and experience of IT accounting systems
  • Ability to write and present financial proposals based on sound business data
  • Ability to initiate and implement financial strategies
  • Highly developed analytical skills
  • Detail oriented – ability to complete tasks with high accuracy levels
  • Highly results-driven and performance orientated

What sets this company apart:
Our client is a leading player in the health-care sector, committed to providing professional commercial and financial services to the front-line operating businesses in their group. They pride themselves on satisfying all regulatory and internal customer service needs. The company fosters a supportive environment where employees are encouraged to go the extra mile to assist others, communicate directly and honestly, and display a positive viewpoint. They value proactive individuals who are well-prepared, organised, and able to work confidently without direct supervision.

What's next? If this opportunity looks like it could be the right fit for you, apply directly or get in touch via the details below.

Consultant - Loic Lallement - loic.lallement@robertwalters.co.nz

Candidate Manager - Georgia Waters - georgia.waters@robertwalters.co.nz

Robert Walters endeavours to review all applications in a maximum of five working days. If you have not received correspondence within this timeframe please do not hesitate to contact Loic Lallement on 09 374 7317.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accounting & Finance

Focus: Finance Manager Financial Controller & CFO

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: Up to $140,000 per annum

Workplace Type: No

Location: Auckland

Job Reference: 1963060/001

Date posted: 12 April 2024

Consultant: Loic Lallement

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